E-news Archives

Mercy E-News is published each Wednesday, 48 weeks each year and distributed to subscribers via email. Each week's issue is automatically archived on this page.


July 13, Edition 679

Hearing the Voice of Earth in the Lukan Parable of the Pounds (ISMAPNG) |  Enrol in a Program at MIC in 2017 |  MIA Special Prayer Intention: Peace in South Sudan |  MIA Prayer Intention: End to Racism and Violence |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Preparing for Creation Time 2016 (1September- 4 October) |  Sisters of Mercy in Western Australia Report on Stage Two (ISMAPNG) |  Sisters of Mercy and the Easter Rising 1916 (The Congregation) |  Cranaleith Spiritual Center to Celebrate history and Legacy of Local Women (Americas) |  The West Midwest Community Gathers and Makes Mercy Real for the Hungry in Chicago (Americas) |  Reading Luke's Gospel With Ecological Eyes: Part 6 (ISMAPNG)  |  Rebuilding Mercy Hospital Joplin (Americas) |  Statue of Mary Seacole, Crimean Nurse Unveiled (GB Institute) |  Worth reading |  Google Earth and Maps get sharper satellite imagery with new update  |  Ordinary Time 16C (Luke 10:38-42) |  The Qualities of 'Mercy': Kory Stamper on the literary roots of Pope's Francis's favorite word |  Cranaleith Spiritual Centre, Philadelphia, PA  |  Words of Mercy |  On This Day | 

July 06, Edition 678

Meet Our MIRP Group: Joan of Arc School Staff, Leulumoega, Apia, Samoa (ANZ) |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Cessation of Violence |  Accessing MIRP VOICES |  Navigating MIRP VOICES |  Meet the MIRP Members of Cluster Group Drumshanbo, Mohill, Newtownforbes (The Congregation) |  Residents in Care at McQuoin Park Waitara: Members of a MIRP Group (Nth Sydney) |  A Heart Moved to Mercy (ANZ) |  Wednesday Poem: The Hospital (The Congregation) |  Mercy Housing and Promise Energy Launch Ground Breaking National Solar Development Partnership to Bring Solar Energy to Affordable Housing (Americas) |  Mercy Opens $80 Million Cancer Center and Breast Center: Honors Final Wish of Sister Mary Coletta Massoth (Americas) |  Six Mercy Sisters Profess Temporary Vows (ANZ) |  Launch of New Vision and Model for Mercy Associates (ISMAPNG) |  Further Resources |  How to See Everything Google Knows About You |  The Arts & Faith Top 25 Films on Mercy |  On This Day |  New Mercy Resource |  Ordinary Time 15C (Luke 10:25-37) |  North Sydney Congregation - New Website | 

June 29, Edition 677

Mercy International Reflection Process Stage Three: VOICES Launched Today  |  John F. Haught |  Elaine Wainwright RSM |  Elizabeth A Johnson CSJ |  Margaret Farley RSM |  Sheila Curran RSM |  Denis Edwards |  Mary C. Sullivan RSM |  Julia Upton RSM |  Veronica Lawson RSM |  Sean McDonagh SSC |  Patricia Powell RSM |  Mary Reynolds RSM |  Nellie McLaughlin RSM |  Scholasticah Nganda RSM  |  Main Menu: Speakers |  Main Menu: Topics |  How to find the Mercy International Reflection Process Microsite Quickly |  Different Ways to Access the VOICES microsite |  Worth Knowing: | 

June 22, Edition 676

Mercy Leadership: Ethos Pilgrimage for Partners in Mercy |  Mercy Blends Trafficking, Water, and Human Rights in UN Immersion for University Students |  Sisters of Mercy Deliver a Strong Message on Human Trafficking to the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  MIA Prayer Intention: EU Referendum Vote |  GCCM Laudato Si Online Conference Recordings Now Available |  Creating A New Story and Healing Earth: Free Online Resources |  Meet the MIRP Group from Wiri, Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand  |  Meet the Members of Newfoundland's RSM-11 Group |  Sisters of Mercy Increase Support in New Parramatta Mission Partnership (Parramatta Congregation) |  Living Laudato Si’ Demands More Than Adopting “Green” Practices (Americas) |  MECPATHS Anti-Trafficking Training (The Congregation) |  Call to Embrace Renewable Energy (ISMAPNG) |  Worth Reading |  8 Often-Overlooked Gmail Tricks |  On This Day |  Ordinary Time 13C (Luke 9:51-62) |  Sisters of Mercy Parramatta Congregation |  Appreciating Mercy More Fully |  Be God's Mercy: New Video by Pope Francis | 

June 15, Edition 675

Laudato Si': Twelve Months on |  Does the TTIP trade agreement matter to us...... |  Resources for World Refugee Day: 20 June |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Prayer for the Earth |  MIA Special Prayer Intention: Victims of Orlando, Florida, Nightclub Mass Shooting |  Come Home to Catherine (2) in 2016 |  Members of Maine Group Share Progress on MIRP (Americas) |  Meet the MIRP Members at Sisters of Mercy Brisbane Congregation Office (Brisbane Congregation) |  Reading Luke's Gospel With Ecological Eyes: Part 5 (ISMAPNG)  |  Wednesday poem: 'I see his Blood upon the Rose' (The Congregation) |  Baltimore Sun's Business and Civic Hall of Fame honoree: Sister Helen Amos (Americas) |  Mercy's Way Forward: One Step at a Time (ANZ) |  Further Resources |  In Business, Mercy Promotes Learning, Creativity and Innovation  |  Mercy Medical Centre, Baltimore, Maryland, USA |  About Mercy: Resource for the Year of Mercy |  On This Day |  The True Size of Maps |  Ordinary Time 12C (Luke 9:18-24) | 

June 08, Edition 674

The Joy of Jubilee (The Congregation) |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: In Celebration of our Jubilarians |  Report of MGAN May Conference Call with Reports from Member Congregations and Institutes |  Repeated: Forward Notice on a Vacancy at Mercy International Centre |  Special MIA Prayer Intention: All Affected by Widespread Flooding |  Meet the Members of St Mary’s Community, Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand MIRP Group |  World Oceans Day |  Hartford Sacred Circle Report after Stage 2 of MIRP (Americas) |  Meet a MIRP Group from Canberra ACT Australia (ISMAPNG)  |  The Forgotten Graveyard (Newfoundland) |  NL Hydraulic Review Panel Endorses Recommendations Made by Religious (Newfoundland) |  The Anointing Woman (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Intergenerational Forum at Mercy Spirituality Centre (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Current and Former Directresses of Mount Saint Mary Academy Honored (Americas) |  We Must Become the Change (ISMAPNG) |  Worth Reading |  On This Day |  Why Windows 10 Upgrades Go Wrong, and How to Avoid It  |  'Like the stars, refugees exist' |  The Ten Commandments of Mercy: Ron Rolheiser |  Ordinary Time 11C (Luke 7:36-8:3) |  Mount St Mary Academy, Watchung, New Jersey, USA | 

June 01, Edition 673

A Tree Grows in Joplin (Americas) |  'Digging at our Conscience' - The Courage to Seek Justice in Mining Projects |  Forward Notice on a Vacancy at Mercy International Centre  |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Joining the Children of Syria in Prayer for Peace |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Meet the Members of Puerto Eten, Peru (Newfoundland) |  June Brings Us All More Opportunities for Action for the Environment  |  Meet the Members of Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College Board: Engaged in MIRP (Nth Sydney Congregation) |  Meet the Members of the Congregation Centre Parramatta Staff MIRP Group (Parramatta Congregation) |  Behold the Holy Angels! (Americas) |  Spiritual Direction: Sacred Listening and the Women Religious who Keep it Alive (Americas) |  NyPPaW Sisters Make Historic Decision, Elect Chapter Delegates (Americas) |  The Wednesday Poem: 'Eucharist'  |  Worth Reading |  Google launches Gboard, an iOS keyboard that lets you search without a browser |  In Praise of Patience |  The MAST Journal |  Ordinary Time 10C (Luke 7:11-17) |  On This Day |  Mercy [Health Systems] USA | 

May 25, Edition 672

A Heart for Humanity (Americas) |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Sri Lanka and Bangladesh lashed by Major Flooding |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  Mercy Contribution to 'Living in the Planet Earth: Faith Communities and Ecology' Book (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Eco-Parish Guide: Bringing Laudato Si to Life! |  Meet Sisters in the Middlesex Area Engaged in the Process (GB Union) |  Meet Sisters in Central London Participating in MIRP (GB Union) |  Mercy: the Beating Heart of the Bible (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Deirdre Mullan rsm Receives Spirit of Mercy Award (The Congregation) |  Partnering for Mercy: Arrupe Place (Parramatta Congregation) |  Mercy Named Top Five Health Care System in the U.S. (Americas) |  Q & A with Ramona Casas, Mercy Associate, Community Animator (Americas) |  Responding to the Announcement of a commission to study the possibility of allowing women to serve as deacons in the Catholic church (Americas) |  On the Eve of Pentecost (North Sydney Congregation) |  From South Sudanese Refugee to Olympic Sprinter (ISMAPNG) |  Worth reading |  Internet Archive: Digital library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, and more.  |  Come to the Table: Prayer Collection for Schools |  The Body and Blood of Christ Year C (Luke 9:11-17) |  On This Day |  Featured site |  World Humanitarian Summit 'a defining moment' | 

May 18, Edition 671

Meet the Members of Our Lady of the Rosary Primary School, Kellyville, NSW, Mini Vinnies MIRP Group (Parramatta Congregation) |  Mining and Extraction Coalition at UN Holds Countries, Companies Accountable  |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Fill Us With Your Spirit |  Forthcoming: Tierra Sagrada (Sacred Earth, Sacred Trust) |  Meet the Members of Group B Bathurst, NSW, Australia (Central A - ISMAPNG ) |  Shattered Earth and Displaced People are of a Piece: Three Groups Meet for Stage Two (ISMAPNG) |  Meet the Members of the Wooloowin, Brisbane Group (Brisbane Congregation) |  Sisters of Mercy Return to Roots Helping Needy on the Streets (Americas) |  New Hampshire Sisters of Mercy Celebrate 10 Years of Helping Immigrants (Americas) |  Support the Sign-on Letter to Women in the US Senate to co-sponsor S. 1968 (The Business Supply Chain Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery Act of 2015) (Americas) |  Sod Turned for McAuley College Beaudesert (Brisbane Congregation) |  Worth Reading |  CREA, Hartford, Connecticut, USA |  Updates Made to Google Translate  |  We all Need Mercy |  Trinity Sunday Year C (John 16:12-15) |  On This Day |  Tender Courage | 

May 11, Edition 670

Mercy: 'the personal face of the only God we know' - Helena O'Donoghue (The Congregation) |  Catherine's Canonisation Cause: Prayer Requests |  MIA Prayer Intention for the Coming Week: Fort McMurray, Canada |  Invitation to Join the Laudato Si' Animators Program  |  Meet the Members of a MIRP Group in Rochester (Americas) |  Meet Members of the Commercial Road East London MIRP Group (GB Union) |  Adelaide South Australia Sisters Gather for MIRP Stage 2 (ISMAPNG) |  Belief in Jesus Changed the Church (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Mercy Secondary Education Conference XXXV Program Confirmed (Americas) |  Cast your Vote Online for Mercy High Students by end of Wednesday, 11 May and Support Arts Education in Their School (Americas) |  Mercy Employees Donate Hours for Community Garden (Americas) |  Mercy's Climate Call: Change this Mind-set (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Sabbatical Program 2017 (Aotearoa New Zealand) |  Worth Reading: |  On This Day |  The Capacity for Dialogue  |  Mercy as Relationship |  Combine Tradition And Tech With These Apps Designed For Handwriting and Colouring In |  Pentecost Sunday Year C (John 20:19-23) |  Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital, Ohio, USA |